The Amazing Story of Mary Coyle Chase


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Mary Coyle Chase was a playwright, journalist, and children's novelist from Denver. She is best known for her Pulitzer Prize-winning play, Harvey, which was adapted into the 1950 film of the same name, starring Jimmy Stewart and his best friend Harvey, a 6-foot tall invisible rabbit. Join Colorado author Mimi Pockross as she discusses the fascinating life of Mary Chase and how she researched much of her new book, Pulling Harvey Out of Her Hat: The Amazing Story of Mary Coyle Chase, at the Denver Public Library.

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